Sanchez whiffs 11; Giants blank Pirates

Sanchez whiffs 11; Giants blank Pirates

Jonthan Sanchez fanned 11 batters over eight scorless innings as the San Francisco Giants defeated the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-0 Wednesday afternoon in the series rubber match.

San Francisco won this game as -180 favorites, while the six runs went UNDER the posted over/under (8.5).

Eli Whiteside cracked a three-run homer, and Aaron Rowand went deep for a two-run dinger for the Giants.

Charlite Morton was tagged with the loss, allowing six earned runs over his six innings as the Pirates starter.